| tourism = viewpoint
|A place worth visiting, often high, with a good view of surrounding countryside or notable buildings.|
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A place where tourists, visitors, hikers might like to visit and take photographs. A place, often high, with a good view of surrounding countryside or notable buildings. Sometimes called a viewpoint, vista point or scenic area/point, lookout or overlook.
Some are identified by signs, many more can be identified from local knowledge or from your own visit and judgement.
tourism=viewpoint name=Beachy Head direction=0-50 description=Views of the English Channel, France can be seen on a clear day
man_made=tower tower:type=observation tourism=viewpoint name=Panorama-Turm
On the Mapnik standard layer as a viewpoint icon. The name of the viewpoint does not render (see bug report 5120).
Related terms: <view> <outlook> <viewpoint>